Moi University, Eldoret (Kenya)

Back row left: Prof. T. Michael Mboya

Back row right: Mr. Rambaei, Personal Assistant to the Vice Chancellor

Front row left: Dr. Daniela Waldburger

Front row right: Prof. Isaac Kimengi, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academics, Research and Extension

Faculty Agreement

Since March 2020, there has been a faculty agreement between the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies of the University of Vienna and Moi University in Eldoret. 

Coordination: Dr. Daniela Waldburger, lic.phil I. (

Last activities:

Martina Kopf and Daniela Waldburger were invited to the Moi University African Cluster Workshop on "Kenyans abroad - or, the world 'as a place'" at Sirikwa Hotel in Eldoret.

Lecture by Daniela Waldburger at the School of Arts and Social Sciences, Moi University, in the context of a research colloquium "Toward the democratization of knowledge production: “The "shared authority" approach in social science research".

Daniela Waldburger visited the School of Arts and Social Sciences, Moi University, met colleagues from the Dept. of Kiswahili and Other African Languages, and discussed the possibilities of joint activities during a meeting with the Rectorate.

Lecture by Martina Kopf "Kenyan writers and the discourse of development" at the School of Arts and Social Sciences, Moi University.

Since Feb. 2020:
Martina Kopf has become a member of the International Advisory Board of the Journal of Literature and Performing Arts, published by the School of Arts and Social Sciences.